New York, February 6 - As part of the 2020 Euromoney Private Banking Awards, UBS was recently named the "Best Private Banking Services Overall" for the fifth year in a row. A full 136 other top rankings – all based on an assessment by almost 800 of our peers – demonstrate the breadth of our offering and the quality of our front-to-back delivery across multiple geographies and key service sectors.

Among these rankings, UBS has also been ranked first in 10 other global categories on Euromoney's Private Banking and Wealth Management Survey 2020, which are:

  • Net-worth-specific services for Ultra High Net Worth clients (USD 30 million to USD 250 million)
  • Net-worth-specific services for High Net Worth clients (USD 5 million to USD 30 million)
  • Family Office services
  • Philanthropic Advice
  • ESG/Social Impact Investing
  • International Clients
  • Serving Business Owners
  • Next Generation
  • Technology – Data Management and Security in Private Banking and Wealth Management
  • Technology – Innovative or Emerging Technology Adoption

“I'm very proud of the business we're building and the capabilities we're developing in order to deliver for our clients in the years ahead, said Tom Naratil, Co-President Global Wealth Management and President Americas. "We know we have the best team in the industry, and the fact that our peers agree is especially gratifying."

“It's an incredible honor to be recognized by our peers in so many categories and to have been voted best private bank globally again," said Iqbal Khan, Co-President Global Wealth Management. "Recognition like this shows that our team is well-positioned to support our clients today, tomorrow and for generations to come."

UBS has also won "Best Private Banking Services Overall" in Austria, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Luxembourg, the UK, Singapore, Switzerland and Western Europe. We'll be recognized for our wins at the Euromoney Awards dinner at the Landmark Hotel in London on February 18. UBS took the top spot globally for technology with our activities in innovative technology, data management and security receiving multiple top rankings alongside recognition for our more traditional wealth management services.

UBS also ranked first globally in the survey for environmental, social and governance (ESG) and impact investing.

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About Global Wealth Management  

As the world's largest wealth manager, UBS Global Wealth Management provides comprehensive advice, solutions and services to wealthy families and individuals around the world. Clients who work with UBS benefit from a fully integrated set of wealth management capabilities and expertise, including wealth planning, investment management, capital markets, banking, lending and institutional and corporate financial advice.

About UBS 

UBS provides financial advice and solutions to wealthy, institutional and corporate clients worldwide, as well as private clients in Switzerland. UBS' strategy is centered on our leading global wealth management business and our premier universal bank in Switzerland, enhanced by Asset Management and the Investment Bank. The bank focuses on businesses that have a strong competitive position in their targeted markets, are capital efficient, and have an attractive long-term structural growth or profitability outlook.

Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, UBS has offices in 52 countries, including all major financial centers, and employs approximately 60,000 people. UBS Group AG is the holding company of the UBS Group. Under Swiss company law, UBS Group AG is organized as an Aktiengesellschaft, a corporation that has issued shares of common stock to investors.

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